Gaston back to tropical storm, but we're watching another system

Forecasters said the storm's heavy rain will spread to portions of south Florida and the Bahamas over the weekend. Currently, the storm is roughly 1,000 miles southeast of Miami and moving on a west-northwest path. It's too soon to write the storm ... More..

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Tropical Storm Hermine moving toward FL coast; Hawaii braces for hurricane

Eight thousand National Guard troops were prepared to mobilize, he said. Tropical Storm Hermine was centered about 395 miles south-southwest of Apalachicola, Florida, as of Wednesday afternoon. "Last night,...More..

Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court

Supreme Court by Monday's deadline, at least one petition was filed and multiple others may still be pursued. The league estimates that 6,000 former players, or almost three in 10, could develop Alzheimer's dis...More..

Inspector general's office issues McDonald shooting report
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Inspector general's office issues McDonald shooting report

Chicago Inspector General Joseph Ferguson delivered a report on the shooting of McDonald to the police department on Tuesday. The Chicago Police Department has moved to fire a group of officers for their ...More..

MEA confirms 13 Indians in Singapore tested positive for Zika virus
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

MEA confirms 13 Indians in Singapore tested positive for Zika virus

Thereafter, the reports showed she tested positive for Zika infection. "However, the patient's blood test result is still pending". It said most had displayed mild symptoms and had recovered. One dorm operato...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Civilians Flee as Syrian Military, Kurds Clash Over Key City

People in the north-eastern Syrian city say government warplanes have hit Kurdish districts there for the past two days. Kurdish, regime, and Russian officials met on Monday in the coastal Hmeimim air base to...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Military vets tweet support for Kaepernick's anthem protest

One of the loudest criticisms of Kaepernick's protest from fans, media, current and former National Football League players and many others has him accused of disrespecting US veterans and current serving mem...More..

FBI to release Clinton emails report as soon as Wednesday
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

FBI to release Clinton emails report as soon as Wednesday

The FBI recommended against criminal charges. The emails follow an AP report which found last week that more than half the people outside the government who met or spoke by telephone with Clinton while ...More..

'Dancing with the Stars' Releases Season 23's First Cast Promo Pics!
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

'Dancing with the Stars' Releases Season 23's First Cast Promo Pics!

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry and Emma Slater - Perry didn't make the cut the two times he ran for President of the United States, but he will be angling for votes on the show. Additionally, "Dancing with ...More..

Hillary Clinton's Sweet Birthday Message To Husband Bill
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Hillary Clinton's Sweet Birthday Message To Husband Bill

The former president announced Thursday during a meeting with members of the Clinton Foundation that the organization would no longer accept foreign or corporate donations if Hillary Clinton wins the el...More..

Four tractor-trailers involved in accident on I-20; two people killed
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Four tractor-trailers involved in accident on I-20; two people killed

According to Georgia State Patrol, the crash occurred just after 6 p.m. on I-20 eastbound at Georgia Highway 113 in Carroll County. The wreck left five Philadelphia firefighters from Ladder 16 and the big r...More..

Donald Trump: Abedin/Weiner Split Exposes Possible National Security Risk In Clinton Campaign
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Donald Trump: Abedin/Weiner Split Exposes Possible National Security Risk In Clinton Campaign

Weiner was forced to resign his seat in Congress in 2011 after a similar sexting scandal in which he admitted to exchanging sexually explicit pictures and messages with at least six women. According to the N...More..

After Turkish offensive, Syrian town starts erasing legacy of Islamic State
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

After Turkish offensive, Syrian town starts erasing legacy of Islamic State

In a speech Tuesday, French President Francois Hollande criticized Turkey for targeting Kurdish and Kurdish-backed fighters in Syria, while a top USA general ordered the sides to stop fighting one another and f...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Trump, Clinton mostly campaigning in swing states

Some of the new apparel and novelty items available from the Trump campaign's online store incorporate opponent Hillary Clinton's official campaign logo - a letter "H" and an arrow - in slogans such as "Guilty ...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Georgetown to Give Admissions Edge to Slave Descendants

The enslaved were sold in 1838 to new owners across the country - proceeds of the sale went to the Maryland Province of Jesuits and were used to pay off debts at Georgetown, thus keeping the almost bankrupt sch...More..

Florida's Gulf coast braces for Tropical Storm Hermine
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Florida's Gulf coast braces for Tropical Storm Hermine

Watches and warnings are in effect. Whether the storm tracks close to the coast will determine how much strength the system maintains. A hurricane watch is in effect from Anclote River to Destin, FL, in con...More..

Man pushes girlfriend from plane, saves her life before dying in crash
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Man pushes girlfriend from plane, saves her life before dying in crash

The family is telling a second story, though: one of heroism. A man who died in a plane crash at the weekend is being hailed as a hero for saving his girlfriend's life just moments before the aircraft came do...More..

City services impacted by Labor Day
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

City services impacted by Labor Day

The City of Asheville ART service routes and facilities will operate on a reduced holiday schedule September 7. The City of Muskogee Recycle Drop-off Center will be closed Monday. However, garbage and recyc...More..

by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

USDA Closes Shop in Six Offices Following Threats

Some agriculture department offices are closed until further notice. According to the US TV network CNN , the anonymous messages received by the department late Monday were about the safety of USDA personnel...More..

Boy who bought cops lunch gets surprise of his own
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Boy who bought cops lunch gets surprise of his own

Now, we're sharing the story of the department returning the favor. In a post on the Winslow Township Police Department's Facebook page, officers detailed the letter they received from Bubba' mom that told ...More..